Period
to

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 19 24 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 16,001 8,923 8,001
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 10.65% 9.41% 11.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.55% 10.28% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10,683 6,930 6,478
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,986 £32,750 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 138,490 86,803 69,126
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.20% 91.53% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75,435 63,246 56,891
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,521 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in England

Analyst
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in England.

Salary trend for Analyst in England

Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Analyst in England

Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London 0 7,459 £55,000 - 384
South East +10 2,595 £45,000 +5.88% 206
North of England +2 2,321 £40,000 +6.67% 231
Midlands -2 1,578 £41,000 +2.50% 129
North West -3 1,236 £40,000 +6.67% 125
West Midlands -1 1,107 £42,500 +6.25% 80
South West +8 933 £40,000 +12.68% 91
East of England -1 908 £37,500 -9.64% 85
Yorkshire 0 884 £38,516 +2.71% 82
East Midlands -3 461 £39,335 +0.86% 47
North East +31 201 £38,500 +1.65% 24
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, Analyst job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 5,449 (34.05%) Social Skills
2 4,755 (29.72%) Finance
3 4,283 (26.77%) Agile
4 4,247 (26.54%) SQL
5 3,398 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
6 3,146 (19.66%) Microsoft
7 2,615 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
8 2,402 (15.01%) Analytics
9 2,204 (13.77%) Business Analysis
10 2,178 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
11 2,173 (13.58%) Degree
12 2,164 (13.52%) Windows
13 1,941 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
14 1,799 (11.24%) Power Platform
15 1,757 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 1,753 (10.96%) Data Analysis
17 1,727 (10.79%) Power BI
18 1,724 (10.77%) Python
19 1,596 (9.97%) Microsoft 365
20 1,573 (9.83%) Azure
21 1,544 (9.65%) ITIL
22 1,465 (9.16%) Active Directory
23 1,360 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
24 1,327 (8.29%) Project Management
25 1,312 (8.20%) User Stories
26 1,171 (7.32%) Visualisation
27 1,143 (7.14%) Tableau
28 1,127 (7.04%) Marketing
29 1,124 (7.02%) Decision-Making
30 1,101 (6.88%) Retail

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 463 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 415 (2.59%) Confluence
3 330 (2.06%) SAS
4 224 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 127 (0.79%) CMS
6 113 (0.71%) Apache Spark
7 100 (0.62%) IIS
8 66 (0.41%) Apache
9 52 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 41 (0.26%) Jupyter
11 31 (0.19%) JBoss
12 29 (0.18%) WebSphere
13 25 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
14 22 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 19 (0.12%) WordPress
16 13 (0.081%) EPiServer
17 12 (0.075%) Umbraco
18 11 (0.069%) Exchange Server 2013
18 11 (0.069%) Mule
18 11 (0.069%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1,941 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1,360 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
3 585 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 393 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 134 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
6 119 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
7 108 (0.67%) SPSS
8 16 (0.100%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.100%) Stata
9 11 (0.069%) Abaqus
9 11 (0.069%) AutoCAD
10 9 (0.056%) Revit
11 7 (0.044%) Chatbot
12 6 (0.037%) Open Workbench
13 5 (0.031%) Acrobat
13 5 (0.031%) Adobe Captivate
13 5 (0.031%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.019%) FileZilla
15 2 (0.012%) CATIA
15 2 (0.012%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 158 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 78 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 55 (0.34%) NetSuite
4 40 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 40 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 38 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 37 (0.23%) Workday HCM
7 30 (0.19%) SAP SD
8 25 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 22 (0.14%) Elite 3E
10 21 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
11 20 (0.12%) SAP PP
11 20 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
12 18 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
12 18 (0.11%) SAP FI
13 17 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
13 17 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
13 17 (0.11%) SAP MM
14 16 (0.100%) Oracle EBS R12
14 16 (0.100%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1,799 (11.24%) Power Platform
2 1,596 (9.97%) Microsoft 365
3 1,573 (9.83%) Azure
4 615 (3.84%) AWS
5 504 (3.15%) SaaS
6 425 (2.66%) Google Analytics
7 324 (2.02%) GCP
8 232 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 214 (1.34%) Azure DevOps
10 204 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
11 131 (0.82%) Google Data Studio
12 130 (0.81%) Snowflake
13 115 (0.72%) PowerApps
14 109 (0.68%) PaaS
15 92 (0.57%) OpenShift
16 91 (0.57%) Mimecast
17 90 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
17 90 (0.56%) OneDrive
18 86 (0.54%) Power Automate
19 82 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 459 (2.87%) Firewall
2 312 (1.95%) DNS
3 265 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 251 (1.57%) LAN
5 247 (1.54%) WAN
6 245 (1.53%) DHCP
7 211 (1.32%) VPN
8 148 (0.92%) Network Security
9 146 (0.91%) Internet
10 110 (0.69%) Wireless
11 95 (0.59%) Broadband
12 87 (0.54%) VoIP
13 71 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
14 64 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
15 58 (0.36%) Intranet
15 58 (0.36%) SAN
16 50 (0.31%) SD-WAN
16 50 (0.31%) Skype
17 45 (0.28%) Kerberos
18 42 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,727 (10.79%) Power BI
2 1,143 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1,058 (6.61%) SQL Server
4 618 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
5 364 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 305 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 283 (1.77%) BigQuery
8 270 (1.69%) Looker
9 237 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 228 (1.42%) Big Data
11 183 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
12 182 (1.14%) MySQL
13 181 (1.13%) Data Mining
14 138 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
15 133 (0.83%) QlikView
16 106 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
17 102 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
18 99 (0.62%) Data Lake
19 94 (0.59%) Metadata
20 78 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1,083 (6.77%) JIRA
2 282 (1.76%) Git (software)
3 240 (1.50%) Selenium
4 153 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 123 (0.77%) Postman
6 91 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 70 (0.44%) SpecFlow
8 56 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 53 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 52 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 49 (0.31%) Maven
11 49 (0.31%) WebDriver
12 48 (0.30%) JMeter
13 47 (0.29%) SoapUI
14 40 (0.25%) TestRail
15 37 (0.23%) Bitbucket
15 37 (0.23%) GitLab
16 33 (0.21%) Appium
17 30 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
18 28 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 5,449 (34.05%) Social Skills
2 4,755 (29.72%) Finance
3 3,398 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
4 1,127 (7.04%) Marketing
5 1,101 (6.88%) Retail
6 843 (5.27%) Banking
7 815 (5.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 671 (4.19%) Public Sector
9 642 (4.01%) Legal
10 625 (3.91%) Law
11 573 (3.58%) Presentation Skills
12 511 (3.19%) Manufacturing
13 432 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
14 428 (2.67%) Influencing Skills
15 346 (2.16%) Advertising
16 283 (1.77%) Games
17 252 (1.57%) Telecoms
18 238 (1.49%) Automotive
19 204 (1.27%) Front Office
20 199 (1.24%) Aviation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (1.92%) .NET
2 269 (1.68%) HTML
3 235 (1.47%) XML
4 182 (1.14%) CSS
5 155 (0.97%) Web Services
6 125 (0.78%) REST
7 121 (0.76%) Kafka
8 119 (0.74%) JSON
9 113 (0.71%) RESTful
10 82 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
11 79 (0.49%) React
12 75 (0.47%) Spring Boot
13 73 (0.46%) EDI
14 69 (0.43%) SOAP
15 68 (0.42%) Middleware
15 68 (0.42%) Spring
16 65 (0.41%) Gherkin
17 60 (0.37%) Pandas
18 44 (0.27%) Swing
19 40 (0.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 861 (5.38%) Management Information System
2 666 (4.16%) Self-Motivation
3 617 (3.86%) User Experience
4 280 (1.75%) Credit Risk
5 242 (1.51%) Life Science
6 240 (1.50%) Data Structures
7 216 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
8 213 (1.33%) Fixed Income
9 181 (1.13%) Derivative
10 178 (1.11%) Virtual Team
11 151 (0.94%) Mobile App
12 149 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 142 (0.89%) Social Media
14 128 (0.80%) Equities
15 127 (0.79%) NHS
16 126 (0.79%) Algorithms
17 124 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
18 121 (0.76%) Blog
19 117 (0.73%) IoT
20 107 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2,164 (13.52%) Windows
2 738 (4.61%) Windows 10
3 649 (4.06%) Windows Server
4 570 (3.56%) Linux
5 252 (1.57%) Unix
6 177 (1.11%) Android
7 176 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 139 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
9 134 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 128 (0.80%) Apple iOS
11 123 (0.77%) Mac OS
12 102 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 88 (0.55%) Windows Server 2019
14 50 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 46 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 27 (0.17%) CentOS
16 27 (0.17%) VMS
17 26 (0.16%) AIX
17 26 (0.16%) Solaris
18 20 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,283 (26.77%) Agile
2 2,615 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
3 2,402 (15.01%) Analytics
4 2,204 (13.77%) Business Analysis
5 2,178 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
6 1,757 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 1,753 (10.96%) Data Analysis
8 1,544 (9.65%) ITIL
9 1,327 (8.29%) Project Management
10 1,312 (8.20%) User Stories
11 1,171 (7.32%) Visualisation
12 1,124 (7.02%) Decision-Making
13 1,011 (6.32%) Requirements Gathering
14 944 (5.90%) Information Security
15 904 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 871 (5.44%) Scrum
17 845 (5.28%) Change Management
18 843 (5.27%) Cybersecurity
19 832 (5.20%) Workshop Facilitation
20 823 (5.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4,247 (26.54%) SQL
2 1,724 (10.77%) Python
3 685 (4.28%) R
4 464 (2.90%) Java
5 436 (2.72%) JavaScript
6 422 (2.64%) C#
7 411 (2.57%) PowerShell
8 351 (2.19%) C
9 304 (1.90%) T-SQL
10 251 (1.57%) VBA
11 200 (1.25%) Bash
12 131 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 96 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 95 (0.59%) C++
15 90 (0.56%) Perl
16 82 (0.51%) PHP
17 81 (0.51%) VB
18 72 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 36 (0.22%) MATLAB
20 32 (0.20%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2,173 (13.58%) Degree
2 639 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 408 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 274 (1.71%) CISSP
5 237 (1.48%) ISTQB
6 217 (1.36%) ISEB
7 187 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 171 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
9 143 (0.89%) CISM
10 134 (0.84%) CISA
11 116 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 113 (0.71%) DBS Check
13 93 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
14 91 (0.57%) GCIH
14 91 (0.57%) IIBA
15 89 (0.56%) CRISC
15 89 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
16 86 (0.54%) Master's Degree
17 80 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 74 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 966 (6.04%) QA
2 722 (4.51%) SLA
3 573 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 505 (3.16%) Data Quality
5 374 (2.34%) PMO
6 369 (2.31%) GDPR
7 260 (1.62%) Cyber Essentials
8 204 (1.27%) NIST
9 186 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 180 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 125 (0.78%) PCI DSS
12 119 (0.74%) GRC
13 79 (0.49%) Accessibility
14 64 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 63 (0.39%) MiFID
16 57 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
17 56 (0.35%) IFRS
18 50 (0.31%) COBIT
19 39 (0.24%) SOC 2
20 31 (0.19%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1,465 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 234 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 168 (1.05%) Docker
4 76 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 62 (0.39%) XenApp
6 54 (0.34%) vSphere
7 42 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
8 36 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 34 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (0.14%) XenDesktop
11 15 (0.094%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 15 (0.094%) Virtual Servers
12 14 (0.087%) VMware Workstation
13 12 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (0.062%) Snort
15 8 (0.050%) Firmware
16 7 (0.044%) BitLocker
17 5 (0.031%) Citrix Hypervisor
18 4 (0.025%) Terminal Services
19 2 (0.012%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 330 (2.06%) SCCM
2 214 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 133 (0.83%) Kubernetes
4 112 (0.70%) Ansible
5 56 (0.35%) Control-M
6 52 (0.32%) Nessus
7 48 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
8 47 (0.29%) Terraform
9 45 (0.28%) Jamf Pro
10 40 (0.25%) Grafana
11 37 (0.23%) SCOM
12 36 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
13 29 (0.18%) Backup Exec
13 29 (0.18%) Prometheus
14 28 (0.17%) WSUS
15 27 (0.17%) SCSM
16 22 (0.14%) QRadar
17 18 (0.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
17 18 (0.11%) CSIRT
18 17 (0.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3,146 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 728 (4.55%) Google
3 669 (4.18%) Oracle
4 522 (3.26%) SAP
5 394 (2.46%) Citrix
6 379 (2.37%) VMware
7 334 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
8 331 (2.07%) Cisco
9 323 (2.02%) ServiceNow
10 254 (1.59%) Apple
11 220 (1.37%) Adobe
12 199 (1.24%) Splunk
13 169 (1.06%) Alteryx
14 156 (0.97%) Sun
15 137 (0.86%) Workday
16 121 (0.76%) FIS
17 119 (0.74%) HP
18 114 (0.71%) Red Hat
19 104 (0.65%) SolarWinds
20 99 (0.62%) Atlassian